Mohr Davidow GenomeWeb Feature: Omics/MDx Firms Still Struggling to Attract VC, Private Financing NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Since its founding in 2005, molecular diagnostics firm Great Basin has raised $36 million in private financing, including about $9.6 million in a Series B round completed GE Taps Former Affymetrix President Siegel to Lead Healthymagination NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – GE today said that it has named Sue Siegel, a former president of Affymetrix, to serve as CEO of its healthymagination initiative. Palmetto Issuing 'Z-Codes' to Track Molecular Dx Utilization, Gather Data CPT Codes Can't Provide Premium By Turna Ray VCs, Researchers, Vendors Agree: When It Comes to Funding, Arrays Face Difficult Times Premium By Justin Petrone Prenatal Dx Test Firm Verinata Raising $48.5M Jul 15, 2011 Pfizer, Roche Join $14.6M Financing for Mass Cytometry Startup DVS Sciences Premium Breaking News Sophia Genetics Raises $234M in IPO, Eyes Additional Partnerships Canadian Government, Partners Commit C$59.8M to Natural Resources, Environmental Genomics Projects People in the News: New Appointments at Element Biosciences, Sema4, OriCiro Genomcs, More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Thermo Fisher, Paradigm4, Applied Cells, More In Brief This Week: Caribou Biosciences, AnchorDx, Neogen, Microbiome Insights, More Cytek Biosciences Prices $200M Initial Public Offering The Scan Shape of Them All According to BBC News, researchers have developed a protein structure database that includes much of the human proteome. For Flu and More The Wall Street Journal reports that several vaccine developers are working on mRNA-based vaccines for influenza. To Boost Women China's Ministry of Science and Technology aims to boost the number of female researchers through a new policy, reports the South China Morning Post. Science Papers Describe Approach to Predict Chemotherapeutic Response, Role of Transcriptional Noise In Science this week: neural network to predict chemotherapeutic response in cancer patients, and more.